Deree - Academics - Course Descriptions

SO 4231
Religion and Society - Level 6
Religion as a social phenomenon in individual and collective terms: group cohesion, institutional structures and organizational parameters, religious conflict, social inequality. Its impact on public discourse and the lives of individuals. Social change, religious adaptation in (late) modernity and the impact of globalization. Sociological theories from the classics to contemporary thinkers.
Prerequisites: SO 1000 or SO 1001 Plus any additional course in Sociology
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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